The festival of Chhath begins with bathing, avoid these things on this day.

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Bathing and eating

Chhath festival begins with bathing. Chaturthi is celebrated on Shukla Paksha of Nahay Khe Kartik month. Satuk food is eaten on this day. He wakes up early in the morning and takes bath and then offers water and worships. This day is very special for fasting women. Purification of body and mind starts from this day. Eat food only once a day and maintain complete purity in it. Only Satuk food is eaten in Nahay Khi.

Avoid using these things while bathing.

  • Purity is of special importance in the food prepared on the day of the Tabernacle.
  • Do not use garlic and onion in home prepared food on this day.
  • Avoid tamasic food completely. The fasting people have to stay away from garlic and onion for the whole four days.
  • If this is not done, the sanctity of fasting is violated.
  • Cook and consume food only after bathing that day. Use rock salt instead of common salt in food.
  • Try not to eat fried things on this day. Eat foods that will give you energy and prepare your body for the upcoming fast.
  • Holiday fasters eat only one meal on the day of Nahay Khi.
  • The food prepared on the day of Nahay Khe is served first to the fasting women.
  • Then other members of the family eat that food.

What to eat in the roof?

There is a special importance of eating pumpkin vegetable on the day of bathing. Gourds and chickpeas are also eaten along with rice on this day. Gourds are considered very sacred in Hinduism. It is also used during fasting. Gourds also contain good amount of water due to which the body does not get dehydrated. Eating bitter gourd gives the body strength to fast the next day and diseases are also kept away. Also gram pulses are considered purer than other pulses. Eating rice provides energy and is easy to digest.

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